Daily archives:September 5, 2017

  •   A wonderful simplicity and spirit of compunction were the distinguishing virtues of this holy sixth century abbot. He was elected to preside Saint Mark's monastery near Spoleto, and favored by God with the gift of miracles. A child who was confided to the monastery, to be educated there[...]
  • It is to be a martyr, to suffer patiently, and with gratitude, the ills inseparable from our human existence, and  which are common both to the just and to sinners, and we are not deprived of the glory which is attached to this title because we have not shed our blood in honour of Jesus Christ.    ~[...]